ruh

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See also: Ruh and rüh

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic روح (rūħ, soul).

Noun[edit]

ruh

  1. soul

Mizo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tibeto-Burman *rus

Noun[edit]

ruh

  1. bone

Adjective[edit]

ruh

  1. hard
  2. boney

References[edit]

  • Matisoff, James A., Handbook of Proto-Tibeto-Burman, University of California Press.

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *rūhaz. Cognate with Middle Low German rūch, Middle Dutch ruuch, ru, rou (Dutch ruig, ruw, rouw), Old High German rūh (German rau).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rūh

  1. rough, hairy
    Min broðer ys ruh and ic eom smeðe: my brother is hairy and I am smooth. (Genesis)

Descendants[edit]


Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *rūhaz, whence also Old English rūh.

Adjective[edit]

rūh

  1. rough

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic روح (rūħ, soul)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ruh (definite accusative [[{{{1}}}#Turkish|{{{1}}}]], plural [[{{{2}}}#Turkish|{{{2}}}]])

  1. soul, spirit